1 dead, 1 severely injured following car crash in Ledyard

LEDYARD —  Police said one person died Saturday morning following a car accident.

Ledyard police said the crash occurred around 9:47 a.m. on Shewville Road. Police said when they arrived, they found two people off the roadway on the southbound lane.

Robery Burns, 79, of Ledyard, was driving the car. He died, while a 17-year-old man was listed as critical but stable condition.

Anyone with information regarding the accident is asked to contact Ledyard Police Officer Troy Johnson at 860-464-9416.